Historical Society

Historical Society Fall News

Hi Everyone – hope you are enjoying the changeover from Summer to Fall!
It’s hard to believe it’s October already. The Historical Society is VERY busy this month and we really hope you will join us in all the fun!!
First off – Read more »

Monroe Historical Society Holiday General Meeting

Monroe Historical Society Holiday General Meeting
Thursday, November 29 @ 7pm
Mt. Pleasant Activity Building

We have a real treat for everyone! - Patricia Frazee and her musical group, the "Dedication Band", will be performing Christmas music dressed in period clothing. Appetizers & beverages will be served & our new ornament will be unveiled! Plus, we will have our logo tee shirts for just $5!

The Dedication Band consists of 10 talented members and was formed in 2003 for a one time dedication of the old log post office in Franklin. With numerous musical requests to follow, the name simply stuck thru the years. With such a wide variety of instruments, this should prove a very memorable program! Read more »

Monroe Historical Society News – Summer 2011

Do you have fond memories of “the Lake” (1923-2006) or was your first job at LeSourdsville (later known as Americana)? Then you’ll want to join us on Saturday, July 16, from 10am-2pm as we welcome Scott Fowler, author of the new book: LeSourdsville Lake Amusement Park.

Monroe Historical Society Museums Open

Beginning Saturday May 21, 2011 both museums of the Monroe Historical Society, located at 2 & 10 E. Elm Streets in downtown Monroe, will be open to the public from 10am - 2pm on the 3rd Saturday of each month. Museums feature rotating displays and admission is FREE! Read more »